21 Markus Jackson
21 Markus Jackson
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165
Year: Senior
Hometown: Augusta, GA
High School: Academy of Richmond County
Position: D

2008: Second team All-Ivy selection... Recipient of the Walter J. McNerney Award as team's most valuable player... Appeared in all 17 games... Key part of a defense that posted seven shutouts and yielded only 17 goals. 2007: Helped anchor a defense that posted five shutouts... Limited to 14 games because of injury. 2006: Started 15 games... Tallied an assist in Yale's 3-1 victory over Fairfield. 2005: Made an immediate impact in his rookie year, appearing in all 18 games... Helped anchor a defense that allowed only 16 goals... First career point was an assist in a 6-2 victory over Rhode Island... Also notched an assist against Fairleigh Dickinson. Before Yale: All-state selection at the Academy of Richmond County, where he helped the team to state championships in 2004 and 2005... Ran track... Played club soccer for the AFC Lightning.